Margaret A. Miner
March 6, 1922 – October 26, 2020
Margaret A. Miner, 98, formerly of Camp Hill, passed away Monday, October 26, 2020, in Pittsburgh.
She was born on March 6, 1922 in McKeesport PA to the late William A. and Mae (Decker) Regensburger and is preceded in death by her loving husband, Frederick C. Miner.
Surviving Margaret are her children Mark (Claire Marie) of Westford MA, Lynn Cruse (Tom) of Charleston SC, Eric (Sharon) of Pine Meadow CT, Leslie Dugan (J.J.) of Hanover, PA, Gretchen Brown (Bruce) of Mt. Lebanon, PA and Curtis of New Cumberland; 17 grandchildren; and 28 great-grandchildren, including a great grandchild to be born in May.
In addition to raising a large and loving family, Margaret worked part time as a department store copywriter, including at Pomeroy’s in Harrisburg. She was a long-time member of Good Shepherd Roman Catholic Church.
An avid and lifelong reader, writer, gourmet cook, and lover of the arts, Margaret will be remembered by her extended family and many friends for her instinctive warmth and cheer, selfless kindness, and consummate grace.
A private service will be held at the convenience of the family. Burial will be in Gate of Heaven Cemetery.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to Family Hospice Foundation; 50 Moffett Street, Pittsburgh, PA 15243: familyhospicepa.org
No public services are scheduled at this time. Receive a notification when services are updated.
Margaret A. Miner
Mollyo Landry -Brown
November 19, 2020
Dear Miner Family ;
I just want to echo the sentiments sent by Maureen & Tom .. We all go way way back 😁 I have really ,truly Great memories of your parents and all of you .
Mark drove me around like an uber driver to THS events,, Not sure that I ever said how much I appreciated that !!
I remember so fondly your family, always together ,and always laughing .. Your Mom was so loving and shared it with everyone. It was contagious !
I’m glad our moms were such devoted friends for such a long time ! You don’t see many special connections like that anymore !!
My thoughts and prayers go out to you at this very difficult time . She will be very busy in Heaven reuniting with all her family and friends ❤️❣️
Love and Peace
Maureen (Brown) Scholz
November 18, 2020
Dear Mark, Lynn, Eric, Leslie, Gretchen, and Curtis,
Sincere and loving sympathy to all of you and your family members on the loss of your precious mother. Mrs. Miner had a quiet, gentle, peaceful spirit that blessed so many of us who had the privilege of knowing her. I can honestly still hear her unique, affirming laugh. She and Mrs. Klingensmith were our wonderful role models for women in the workplace- mothers truly dedicated to their families and working outside the home, too! We know you will be sad and filled with sorrow in the minutes, hours, days, and months ahead. May God give you peace of heart and mind and comfort you at this time. Love, Tom and Maureen
October 30, 2020
I feel blessed that my final memories with Aunt Margie were seeing how surpised she was to receive so many of her father's paintings and how happy she was that her children could enjoy them. It's wonderful that you can share our artistic Regensburger heritage with future generations. God bless all of you. Sandy 'Regensburger' Metzler
October 29, 2020
I cherish my memories of my long time friend. We walked daily together, we both enjoyed movies,theater and art, our mutual “Therapy Club” friends and our Widows Group. Marge truly never said an unkind word about anyone. How lucky you all were to have her your Mom. Love and prayers, JoAnn Speaker